VARIOUS - SCRAP METAL, VOL. 1 (COL)

VARIOUS - SCRAP METAL, VOL. 1 (COL)

LP (12"/10" Album)

Login for pricing & ordering.

 

Label: RIDING EASY

Release date: 24/03/2022

Barcode: 2090505139198

Catalog no.: EZRDRC0000132

Item ID: 513919

'EXCAVATED HEAVY METAL FROM THE ERA OF EXCESS' - By now you're probably familiar with Riding Easy's wildly popular 'Brown Acid' series of rare, lost and unreleased proto-metal and stoner rock singles from the '60s-'70s. In the endless pursuit of those glorious gems, we often uncover equally brilliant rarities from the late-'70s to late-'80s Golden Age of Heavy Metal that also just must be heard, but they don't fit the series' aesthetic. 'Scrap Metal, Volume 1' collects some of the greatest unknown and lost heavy metal tracks, long buried beneath the avalanche of the era's classic output. We all know the old adage that history is told by the winners. But sometimes the losers tell the best stories. And while none of these bands found fame and fortune, this artifact and the volumes to come are testament to the enduring power of heavy music. You can hear the blood, sweat and beers that went into each of these singles. The recordings may be low budget, but the inspiration and talent is immutable. Not only are the amps turned up to 11, the boyish sexual innuendo is cranked to 69. You can hear the convergence of influences - NWOBHM, thrash, glam metal, doom, etc. - colliding at once as the era birthed a wellspring of subgenres. Many of these singles are self-released and were thus limited to a small run of copies. Those that remain are hoarded by collectors and sold for exorbitant amounts. Riding Easy has collected the best of the best for you here. As with 'Brown Acid', all of these tracks are licensed legitimately and the artists all get paid. Because it's the right thing to do.
TRACKS:
01. Rapid Tears - Headbang
02. Air Raid - 69 In A 55
03. Hades - Girls Will Be Girls
04. Resless - The Power
05. Don Cappa - Steel City Metal
06. The Beast - Enemy Ace
07. Dead Silence - Can't Stop
08. Hazardous Waste - Danger Zone
09. Czar - Iron Curtain
10. Real Steel - Viking Queen

Also available: SCRAP METAL, VOL. 1 (CD), SCRAP METAL, VOL. 1 (BLACK) (LP).

Ordering

Are you a private user? Order this item through our mailorder.

Are you a business user? Please login to add items to your basket.

More VARIOUS...


VARIOUS - "O" RECORDS CLASSICS VOLUME 1: PASSION (2CD)

VARIOUS - "O" RECORDS CLASSICS VOLUME 1: PASSION (2CD)

A two-disc set collecting highlights from the catalogue of Bobby Orlando's "O" Records. Included are a.o. the original 12-inch version of The Pet Shop Boys' 'West End Girls', plus delightful '80s dance pop cuts from acts s.a. Divine, The Flirts, Malibu, Eric, Free ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - (CLEAR) RETURN TO THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

VARIOUS - (CLEAR) RETURN TO THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

A gorgeous, limited edition clear vinyl pressing of a brilliant tribute to Pink Floyd's psychedelic masterpiece! You may expect performances by Adrian Belew (King Crimson), Robby Krieger (The Doors), Colin Moulding (XTC), Tommy Shaw (Styx), Rick Wakeman (Yes), John Wetton ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - (GLOW) RETURN TO THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

VARIOUS - (GLOW) RETURN TO THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON

Price much higher and now on GLOW IN THE DARK VINYL. A gorgeous tribute to Pink Floyd's psychedelic masterpiece from 1973! You may expect performances by Adrian Belew (King Crimson), Robby Krieger (The Doors), Colin Moulding (XTC), Tommy Shaw (Styx), Rick Wakeman (Yes), ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - 10 YEARS OF MONKEYTOWN (2LP)

VARIOUS - 10 YEARS OF MONKEYTOWN (2LP)

Ten years, a hundred releases and countless outstanding tracks: Monkeytown Records is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a compilation of new and exclusive productions by the artists that shaped the label in the past and will do so in the future. TRACKS: 01. Alex Banks - ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - 10+1/25 YEARS B-OTHERSIDE/MR. VINYLIOS

VARIOUS - 10+1/25 YEARS B-OTHERSIDE/MR. VINYLIOS

For the celebration of their 11 + 25 years of existence, B-otherSide Records along with Mr.Vinylios record store, asked 12 bands they love and admire to contribute an unreleased song for this compilation album. Includes tracks by Agoriastonilio, B-Sides, Cherries On A ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - 100 YEARS OF JAZZ (10CD)

VARIOUS - 100 YEARS OF JAZZ (10CD)

'A CELEBRATION THROUGH TEN MASTERPIECES' - In celebration of 100 years of commercial jazz recordings, this box set features TEN ESSENTIAL ALBUMS from the history of the genre. CONTENTS: CD01: Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby CD02: Nina Simone - Forbidden Fruit CD03: Chet Baker ... read more »

 

 

More on the RIDING EASY label...


DEATH WHEELERS - (BLACK) I TREAD ON YOUR GRAVE

DEATH WHEELERS - (BLACK) I TREAD ON YOUR GRAVE

Heavily inspired by the aesthetics and ethos of bikesploitation movies such as 'The Wild Angels', 'Werewolves On Wheels' and 'Psychomania', The Death Wheelers seek to glorify this unsung era of movie making through their sordid sounds. Taking musical cues from rock's greats ... read more »

 

SPELLJAMMER - VOL. 2 (COL)

SPELLJAMMER - VOL. 2 (COL)

Here's a reissue of an out of print LP from Stockholm's Spelljammer. If you like your music heavy and slow, there is nothing that quite satisfies the itch the way that Spelljammer does. For fans of Monolord, Conan, Sleep and Electric Wizard. TRACKS: 01. AUNS MOUNTAIN 02. ... read more »

 

ELECTRIC CITIZEN - SATEEN

ELECTRIC CITIZEN - SATEEN

The 2014 album from ELECTRIC CITIZEN. Taking its name from a song by the legendary Notting Hill Gate set the Edgar Broughton Band, this outfit is the brainchild of guitarist Ross Dolan, the enigmatic vocalist Laura Dolan, Nick Vogelpohl (bass), and Nate Wagner (drums). The ... read more »

 

HELL FIRE - FREE AGAIN (COL)

HELL FIRE - FREE AGAIN (COL)

Formed in recent years in San Francisco, though it may seem more likely that they hatched fresh out of a time travel portal from the mid-'80s Bay Area thrash scene, Hell Fire have the classic look and sound of modern metal's halcyon days. Hell Fire's sonic assault warmly ... read more »

 

MONOLORD - EMPRESS RISING

MONOLORD - EMPRESS RISING

Sweden's psychedelic doom band, Monolord, releases its first full length 'Empress Rising' via Easy Rider Records. The five-song album clocks in at almost 50 minutes of skull crushing heavy grooves and heavy guitars that summon the spirits of Norse gods when played at loud ... read more »

 

WHITE LIGHTNING - THUNDERBOLTS OF FUZZ (BLACK)

WHITE LIGHTNING - THUNDERBOLTS OF FUZZ (BLACK)

Standout favorites of RidingEasy Records' 'Brown Acid' compilation series, White Lightning's stellar discography of rare and under-appreciated heavy psych, proto-metal rock gets a vital revival for new generations to learn how swinging, swaggering and often blazingly fast ... read more »

 

 


Clear Spot - clearspot.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@clear-spot.nl
W. www.clear-spot.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.